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Nene Valley Railway

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Wansford Station Old Great North Road, Peterborough PE8 6LR, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a lovely day out. We were fortunate to have great weather but there is plenty to see even on a wet day. The cafe and staff at Wansford ensured we had a good time. Great to ride on the train into Peterborough, brought back...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank robert_smith83
Reviewed yesterday

Decided to pay the Nene Valley Railway a visit while I was in the area. Made our way to Wansford and spent a pleasant afternoon travelling up and down the track. I can thorougly recommend this attraction

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank alan_uk1953
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great day out with children, we came on the Dr who event day. There is a county park very close to one of the stations which is an added bonus to a great day. The food in the cafe is great value,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank alistair12016
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing experience of this delightful steam railway. Maybe we were spoilt as we attended a wedding reception here & the service was exceptional, with great food too. Stopping at various stations to get off & stretch our legs & admire the beautiful views....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Viv1405
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed learning to drive a Class 45 locomotive. It was a brilliant experience. All of the staff are so friendly and helpful. The day provided more driving time and distance than I expected and in total I was in the cab for almost 2...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank swalsh2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We throughly enjoyed our trip to the Nene Valley Railway. We were staying in Peterborough and started our journey from there. About a 20 minute walk from Town centre. We bought our tickets from Railworld kiosk which is adjacent to the platform., very friendly staff,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank 1147GG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes I am on a roll, this is shte second steam railway in a row that ran on time! Well done to all. Thoroughly enjoyed my day out at Nene Valley at their mixed traffic day. Steam and Diesels combined to make an enjoyable day....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Christopher F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not worth £30.00pp sandwiches dry and the fillings where cheap and dry they would of been made hours before and left out.There was no nice teapot our hot water jug on the table you had one cup of tea when they came round the slices...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Trainspotter3489
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A gem of a railway, through beautiful countryside, with all the romance of steam to delight whatever your age. Additionally, there are walks signposted and a variety of attractions depending on the time of year.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Val C
Reviewed March 4, 2019

We were given a steam train experience from our daughter as a Christmas gift. When we went on the steam train experience, 3rd March 2019, it turned out to be a very big disappointment, whilst we didn't expect the Flying Scotsman, we didn't expect Helga...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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April 15, 2019|
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Yes they are, enjoy. If anyone stops you, ever, just tell them your animal is an assist dog, legally they cannot ask you what it assists you with. Mine assist my hand in feeling better when in the act of stroking... More
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Sorry not able to assist as it all depends on train timetables.
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